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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 11, 1975, Lethbridge, Alberta 16 THE LETHBRIDGE HERALD Saturday, January 11, 1975 ANDY CAPP I KNOW WHERE M3UVE SEEM AN'WHO-rtXJ'VE 8EENWITH.' YOU MIGHT THINK I'M STUPID -BUTl KNOW CANT 'AVE ENOUGH OF THAT KIND OF KNOWLEDGE Games will stay in Montreal Cardston, Winston Churchill take easy high school wins Cardston Cougars broke open a tight game after the first half, and ran to a 76-34 triumph over the Magrath Zeniths in Southern Alberta 4A High School Basketball League action Friday night in Cardston. Don Yuill and Todd Wolsey each hooped 16 points as the Cougars pulled away after leading only 24-22 at the half. Brent Singer added 14 points for the winners while Don Mehew was tops for Magrath with 10 points. In junior varsity action, the Cardston Wildcats scored six unanswered points in the' se- cond overtime period to edge Magrath Eagles 67-61. The clubs were tied 59-59 at the end of regulation play, and each team scored only two points in the first overtime. In another 4A contest Friday, Perry Mirkovich scored 20 points to lead his Winston Churchill Bulldogs to a 50-34 win over Catholic Central Cougars. Barry Schmidt added 10 points for the Bulldogs, who led 26-21 at the half, while Ray Mackie rimmed 15 points for the Cougars. The Winston Churchill Stamp Collectors Our BEAUTIFUL GIFT PICKETS with BONUS APPROVALS P.O. BOX53B8 Boise, Idaho 83705 Mastifs ran away with a 45-13 decision in the junior varsity contest, paced by the 17-point performance of Brian Saleski. Don Wilson added 11 points for the winners while Renero Zucco led the Flyers with six. Catholic Central travels to Magrath while Winston Churchill plays host to LCI in tonight's action. In Lethbridge High School Girl's League play, the LCI Clipper Queens opened up a 22-13 lead by halftime, and went on to down Winston Churchill Griffins 38-22. Liza Nirk paced the winners with 10 points, while Debbie Bosch was the. game's high scorer for Churchill with 11. Taber W. R. Myers Trotters withstood a second half com eback by Coaldale Kat Andrews Gaels, and took narrow 37-36 win in Southwes Conference action Frida night. Tim'Jesperson had 16 point to lead the Trotters, who lei 27-20 at halftime, while Harr Beckering added 10. For the Gaels, Mike Griba and Jake Steinberner eaci netted 10 points. The Myers' junior varsity also took a one-point win downing Kate Andrews Wild cats 24-23. Dalton Harding had eight points for the winners while Brian Huff hoopei seven points in a losing cause Kate Andrews Larks got th< Coaldale school's only win o the evening as they dumper W. R. Myers Dawns 43-36 in girls' play. Bonnie Stanko scored 16 points for Coaldale while Brenda West was tops for the Dawns with 10. Elsewhere, the Fort Macleod Flyers turned the tables on Claresholm Cobras in the second half and took a 53-51 decision after trailing 31- 29 at the half. Jack Lemire scored r points to lead the Flyers while Randy DeRochie paced the Cobras with 13. The Fort Macleod Ansons got 20 points from David McKenna as they downed the Claresholm junior varsity 38- 33. Andy Hartfelder scored 16 points in a losing cause. In girls' action, Claresholm Chinooks built up a 26-14 lead by halftime and coasted to a 46-38 win over Fort Macleod Meteors. Coryl Sehuler rimmed 14 points for the winners while Ginny Lee led Macleod with 11. Specialists in all types of Engines ENGINE REBUILDING CYLINDER BORING AND RESLEEVING CRANKSHAFT REGRINDING WISCONSIN ENGINE and Strvlct' CUSTOM ENGINE PARTS LTD. .180S- 3rd AVMIM South Phont 328-8181 In another Southwest Conference contest Friday night, Picture Butte Sugar Kings walked over Milk River Comets by 'a 63-35 score. Murray Hughes had 22 points and Terry Hanna 18 for the Sugar Kings while Neil Barrows led the Comets with 10. The Picture Butte Sugar Queens also won an easy con- test as they clobbered Milk River 58-11 in girls' play. Donna Hanna fired in 22 points and Shelley Dickout added 14 for the Picture Butte club while Liz Lizouski managed four points for Milk River. In Far West Conference ac- tion, Pincher Creek Matthew Halton Hawks took an 8-0 lead after the first half, and went on to down Lundbreck Sabres 24-18 in a real defensive battle. Mike Sproule had 10 points for the winners, while the Sabres were led by Gary Crayford, who rimmed 12 points. Rob Fritz scored 20 points to lead St. Michael's Dragons to -a 43-25 triumph over Coalhurst Celtics Friday. John Slamond had seven points to lead the Celtics, who trailed 19-10 at the half. MONTREAL (CP) Organizers of the 1976 Summer Olympic Games have received assurance from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that it has no intentions of pulling the Games out of Montreal. The assurance came from Lord Killanin, president of the IOC, who was in constant tele- phone communications Fri- day with Roger Rousseau, president of the organizing committee. Killanin is ex- pected to issue a full state- ment explaining the situation today, a spokesman for the organizing committee said. Killariin, who attended an IOC meeting in Amsterdam Friday, also assured Rousseau that neither he nor IOC vice-president Willi Daume of West Germany intended immediate visits here to investigate the slow.- down of Olympic construction caused by a six-week strike of iron workers. There were reports that Killanin was considering call- ing an emergency session of the IOC and that Daume had scheduled a visit to Montreal for Jan. 20 A spokesman for the organ- izing committee said that for the time being, Rousseau and Killanin will remain in cons- tant touch until the Montreal situation returns to normal. About iron workers in Quebec began a strike Nov. 27 and earlier this week, it forc- ed a complete shutdown of construction at the seat, Olympic stadium area. There was speculation the Games would have to be cancelled or con- ducted in modified facilities if the dispute was not settled by next week. A special committee of the Quebec national assembly will meet Tuesday to consider legislation to get the strikers back to work. Labor Minister Jean Cournoyer has said the were in danger of cancellation if the strike was not settled by next week. The strikers voted Thursday night to continue their work stoppage in support of cost-of-living wage increases. They originally were after a 50-cent-an-hour increase but, following wage increases to some trades in the construc- tion industry Jan. 1, the iron workers want a raise. There were reports that some West German cities and the Shah of Iran were ready to step in and willing to play host to the 1976 Games if Montreal should be forced to cancel. A report from Dusseldorf, West Germany, said that sev- eral cities in the Ruhr area had offered to band together to take the Games off Montreal's hands. REGISTERED RETIREMENT SAVINGS PLAN A Matter of Common Sense "NDERSON GENCIES WANTED SCRAP IRON Now Paying More For All Types Of Scrap Metal Farm Industrial Anything Made of Ironl IRON Truck Crane Service National Salvage Company LIMITED NEW LOCATION 206-33rd Street North Phone 328-1721 "Scrap is Our Business" Should a province as rich as Alberta have such poorly staffed hospitals? Alberta has just received an extra billion dollars in oil revenues. Yet some of the province's most needed workers are forced to live on poverty- level pay. Our hospital employees. As a result, Alberta hospitals are becoming dangerously short-staffed. Some are at only 65% capacity. And your health services are suffering badly. The provincial government is unwilling to pay hospital employees a living wage. So they simply cannot provide for their families. Or cope with inflation. Consequently, they're leaving hospital work in growing num Jbers. Many go to B.C., where hospital pay rates are much fairer. A cleaner can make a month more. Alberta hospital workers want, and deserve, similar rates. They badly need an increase now. But.the province is holding back. Even though that extra money is in the treasury. The government is being very unfair with hospital workers. But they're also seriously jeopardizing your health care. So we're asking you to support our campaign for fair treatment. To us it's a matter of livelihood. To you, it may be a matter of your hospital service. Tell them you care about your health Canadian Union of Public Employees. hospital workers and their families. ;